AUGUSTA, Ga. — Augusta State's Alex Wennstam and
Maverick Antcliff open postseason play Thursday morning when the Jaguar duo
tees off in the opening round of the NCAA Tallahassee Regional at Golden Eagle
Golf & Country Club in Tallahassee, Fla.
Antcliff and Wennstam earned at-large individual bids from the
NCAA on Monday, May 6 when the field of 81 teams and 45 individuals were
selected for the six regional sites. Tee times are expected to be released
later in the day by the NCAA and Golfstat. Live scoring of the Tallahassee
Regional will be available at www.golfstat.com as well as www.jaguarsroar.com.
A junior from Gothenburg, Sweden, Wennstam played in 11 events
for the Jaguars during the regular season. He ranked second on the squad in
stroke average (74.03) to Antcliff and led the team in rounds of par or better
(13). He enjoyed a strong spring campaign, improving to a 72.79 scoring average
in six spring events.
Antcliff, a freshman from Beaudesert, Australia, made a big
splash in his first season as an active member of the program. In six events
during the spring, Antcliff posted a team-low 73.0 stroke average and
squad-best four top-20 finishes. He tied for 16th in his collegiate debut at
the Puerto Rico Classic and shot a 3-under 69 in his first round as a Jaguar.
In the final round of the Cleveland Golf/Palmetto Intercollegiate, he fired a
4-under 66 to spark the Jags to the team title.
The six regionals are three-day, 54-hole events slated for
Thursday-Saturday, May 16-18. The top five teams and top individual not on an
advancing team from each regional will advance to the NCAA Championships, which
are slated for May 28-June 2 at the Capital City Club's Crabapple Course in
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NCAA Tallahassee Regional
Golden Eagle Golf & Country Club
(hosted by Florida State University)
May 16-18, 2013
Poston, Western Carolina
MAVERICK ANTCLIFF, AUGUSTA STATE
Figueroa, Florida Gulf Coast
ALEX WENNSTAM, AUGUSTA STATE